December 14, 2022
STARKVILLE — Bobbie Jane Austin Jacks, 82, died Dec. 12, 2022, at her residence.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, at Welch Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dickie Bryan officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Jacks was formerly employed as a secretary with the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Bryan Eugene Jacks and Ralph Alan Jacks; and brother, Cecil Austin.
She is survived by her husband, Bobby Jacks; son, Carl Ray Jacks of Starkville; sisters, Sarah Carpenter and Billie Whitefield; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.